A road accident at the corner of Windsor Road and Paardekraal Road in Luipaardsvlei, Krugersdorp, has resulted in four deaths, the health services said.
According to the report, four vehicles collided with each other in the early hours of Tuesday morning. There was no immediate information on the main cause of the accident.
“Paramedics assessed the scene and found that four people had sustained fatal injuries and were declared deceased on the scene,” Shawn Herbst, the spokesperson for Netcare 911, explained.
Seventeen more people — both pedestrians and the passengers of the involved vehicles — have been wounded. They were treated on the scene and later transported by various ambulance services to hospitals.
The police’s investigation on the matter is currently under way.